Sep23
Loughgall 2 – 1 Larne

Second-half goals from Conor Mullen and Peter Campbell saw ten-man Loughgall come back from one goal down to win an enthralling clash against bottom side Larne. The Villagers had to play with ten men for almost 60 minutes after Josh Finlay was dismissed on the half-hour mark for a late challenge on Matthew Henry. This [...]

Sep16
Loughgall 2 – 1 Limavady United

A first-half brace from Marc McConnell secured Loughgall’s second successive win with a hard-fought win over Limavady United at Lakeview Park. The Villagers were well on top during the first period however they had to dig in for the last 25 minutes of the game following Ricky Copeland’s dismissal. Limavady made a good start and [...]

Sep2
Loughgall 0 – 1 Knockbreda

Michael Halliday’s first-half goal was the difference between the sides at Lakeview Park as Knockbreda notched their second win of the season. In the 24th minute the hosts had Conor Mullen to thank as he was well positioned on the goal line to deny striker Halliday after Lewis Irwin’s cross. On 27 minutes great skill [...]

Aug30
Loughgall lose out to Glens in extra-time

Loughgall suffered a narrow loss at home to Glentoran in the Bet McLean League Cup thanks to an extra time goal from John McGuigan. Full report to follow. Photos courtesy of David Maginnis.

Aug27
Newry City 3 – 1 Loughgall

Loughgall fell to their second away defeat of the season against a Newry City side picking up their first points of the campaign. Manager Dean Smith was without the services of Ricky Copeland, who sustained an eye injury in last week’s win over Dergview, with Mark Stewart replacing him in central defence. On six minutes [...]

Aug20
Loughgall 2 – 0 Dergview

Loughgall bounced back from their opening day disappointment with a comfortable victory at home to Dergview. The Villagers made the perfect start when, after six minutes, Andrew Hoey picked up the ball 25 yards from goal and caught out Dergview ‘keeper Stefan McCusker with a fantastic first-time shot that nestled in the bottom corner. Loughgall [...]

Aug12
Ballyclare Comrades 2 – 1 Loughgall

Loughgall made a disappointing start to their 2017/18 Bluefin Sport Championship season with a narrow loss away to Ballyclare Comrades. Manager Dean Smith handed debuts to new signings Dale Montgomery, Jordan Campbell and Jamie Douglas while Conor Mullen and Craig Taylor came on as second-half substitutes. After an even start to the game, Comrades took [...]

Apr29
Loughgall 1 – 4 Warrenpoint Town

Loughgall finished a rollercoaster season with a 4-1 reverse against champions Warrenpoint Town at Lakeview Park. The result confirms Loughgall finish in 6th position – a remarkable feat considering that the Villagers were 2nd bottom with 2 wins from 13 league games when Dean Smith took the reigns in November. Loughgall made the perfect start [...]

Apr9
Ballyclare Comrades 1 – 0 Loughgall

The first half of this match was a tight affair, with neither side able to seriously threaten their opponent’s goal and the well organised defences were very much on top. The second half continued in similar vein, with chances at a premium, although Loughgall ‘keeper Tyler Blair did have to be alert to block a [...]

Apr2
Loughgall 1 – 0 Dergview

Andrew Hoey’s first-half penalty was the difference between the sides at Lakeview Park. The three points means Loughgall have now leapfrogged their opponents Dergview, who had Jude Ballard sent off with 23 minutes remaining. There was an early scare for Loughgall as in the first minute Tommy Wray found space to force ‘keeper Gareth Buchanan [...]